The team at The Trip Boutique has tackled a new classic European destination, Madrid! Our local experts spent days and weeks roaming the Spanish capital’s diverse barrios, filled up on tapas and sangria (as well as Tinto de Verano), people-watched in its many open-air squares, gotten culture overload in the myriad of world-class museums and galleries, danced the night away in Malasaña and stumbled upon amazing medieval churches and basilicas… we share a few of our favorite places and people with you below.
We would love to share even more of this irresistible metropolis with you! Visit our siteand we will custom create a Madrid personal itinerary for you that matches your interests and tastes to the locations we have scouted with our local experts.
OUR PICKS Special places we want to share with you
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Hammam Al Ándalus A stone’s throw from the iconic Puerta del Sol, these are Madrid’s original Arab baths. Located in a 300-year-old former well, Read more...
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Conde Duque This cultural venue offers more than 58.777 square meters of infrastructures dedicated to culture. In addition to several exhibition halls Read more...
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Azotea del Círculo At the top of the Fine Arts Circle, one of the most important private cultural centers in Europe, is located the Azotea del Círculo, a unique rooftop bar Read more...
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El Invernadero Rodrigo de la Calle Green haute cuisine by the Madrid chef, Rodrigo de la Calle, has seen its Michelin star has been confirmed in the 2020 edition at its establishment in the traditional district of Chamberi Read more...
MEET THE LOCALS Viewing the city through the eyes of our favorite local Instagrammers
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Madrid is not only about royal and classical grandeur. David Spence, a Madrid-based photographer specializing in architecture, helps us discover the avant-garde side of the metropolis by highlighting incredible modern and contemporary buildings.
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Elena Cuevas shares her passion for photography and architecture here. The unique angles on both iconic and unknown buildings and poetic view over everyday street scenes carry a real sense of intimacy with the city. Navigate through her work to feel like a local citizen.
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Feel the passion for the city and all its details! The subtle features and icons that compose the strong personality of the city (but that could go unfairly unnoticed by distracted visitors or busy locals) gain the prominent status they deserve through the lens of detalles de Madrid.
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Madriddiferente is the madrileños' go-to Instagram platform for the most up-to-date leisure, culture and gastronomy options in Madrid. A team of enthusiasts, specialists in their respective sectors (gastronomy, culture, lifestyle) is behind it curating fun and quirky snapshots of the essential addresses around the city.
OUR MADRID DESTINATION PAGE
Have we convinced you to head to the seductive Spanish capital? If so, then check out our painstakingly created Madrid page to prep you with all the practical information you need to get the most out of your trip.
It's packed with hints and tips about what to see and do, what you should know before you go plus inspirational Instagram images! Click here!